CHAPTER 237

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 280

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 5, PART I, TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO ASSAULTS UPON PERSONS RENDERING EMERGENCY CARE.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend §612, Chapter 5, Part I, Title 11 of the Delaware Code by adding thereto a new subsection, designated as subsection (5), which new subsection shall read as follows:

"(5) He intentionally causes physical injury to the operator of an ambulance, a rescue squad member, licensed practical nurse, registered nurse, paramedic, licensed medical doctor or any other person while such person is rendering emergency care."

Section 2. Amend §613, Chapter 5, Part I, Title 11 of the Delaware Code by adding thereto a new subsection, designated as subsection (6), which new subsection shall read as follows:

"(6) He intentionally causes serious physical injury to the operator of an ambulance, a rescue squad member, licensed practical nurse, registered nurse, paramedic, licensed medical doctor or any other person while such person is rendering emergency care."

Approved May 13, 1982.